Amec Foster Wheeler is seeking a Construction Manager (CM) with 5+ years of environmental and/or construction management field experience performing project assignments to ensure that projects are completed safely, as per specification, within budget and on time. Standard project assignments include conducting complex engineering-related tasks, scientific assessment and analysis, and/or managing several concurrent tasks or projects. Specifically, the role will involve a co-located assignment to support project sites located in Jersey City, NJ to advance a number of complex remediation projects. General responsibilities will include project scope development, analysis, technical review, report writing, and project management. The project will demand substantial client interaction in technical presentations, meetings, and development of technical work products subject to both client review and regulatory agency approval. The role will support a number of currently active projects from initial studies through the final stages of remediation, with frequent interface with Amec Foster Wheeler project teams supporting the work from our Hamilton, NJ office and Jersey City project office. The individual will report to, and work closely with, Amec Foster Wheeler’s Jersey City program Engineering & Construction lead. The individual must possess a strong work ethic and high degree of flexibility and patience to adjust to changing work priorities.
Key Responsibilities •Manage/supervise subcontractor(s) during Remedial Action construction projects including various environmental technologies (soil, water, and air handling/treatment/analysis) •Manage/supervise subcontractor/contractors during demolition activities •Manage/supervise subcontractor/contractors for civil/vertical construction projects •Perform routine, well-defined field and office assignments (technical and non-technical); execute detailed instructions on objectives, complex features, and possible solutions; initially work under close supervision and review of work. With experience, candidate may be assigned some tasks with minimal supervision •The position is approximately 50% field work and 50% office work on a variety of projects including industrial/commercial, municipal and federal sites •Review plans, specifications and special provisions for soil/groundwater remediation systems, excavations, demolition, civil and vertical construction projects •Understand operation and maintenance activities •Tracking payment applications, requests for information, change order requests and general construction phase submittals, including Work Plans, Health and Safety Plans, and QA/QC Plans •Prepare conceptual construction estimates •Assist with subcontractor procurement by preparing bid documents and requests for proposals •Complete daily, weekly and monthly construction reports •Develop and maintain project schedules (Master and three week look-ahead) •Assist senior engineers in the development of environmental investigation and remediation reports, reviews, engineering calculations, and numerical methods of data analysis •Learn and stay up-to-date on guidance, state and federal environmental/construction regulations, reviews, and methods relevant to the management and remediation of contaminated sites •Develop and maintain list of vendor and other professional contacts •Participate in training events, project meetings, and construction/engineering team meetings •Work and travel safely, meet and exceed company and site safety standards, maintain permits and training certificates
Skills / Qualifications
Required •B.S. degree in Civil Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Construction Management, or related degree •Approximately 5+ years construction management-related experience preferably in environmental remediation •Basic understanding of means and methods associated with environmental remediation technologies and ground water treatment systems, soil excavation, and demolition •Understanding of treatment system operation and maintenance activities •Basic understanding of electrical, mechanical, plumbing and general building systems •OSHA 40 Hr. HAZWOPER TRAINING and current annual refresher course required •Excellent communication, both verbal and written, and organizational abilities •Flexibility to work outside of normal business hours as required •Must pass drug test, entrance physical, background check and must have a satisfactory driving record in accordance with the Company's driving (MVR) policy
Preferred •Computer knowledge of MS Word, Excel, ArcGIS, CADD, MS Project, etc. •Ability to work both independently and as part of a team •Understanding of typical water treatment system, electrical control systems - Supervisory and Data Acquisition Systems
Physical Demands •Work outside in inclement weather conditions, uneven terrain •Office/Field work with computer
Diversity Statement We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.
About Amec Foster Wheeler Environment and Infrastructure Inc.
Amec Foster Wheeler (www.amecfw.com) designs, delivers and maintains strategic and complex assets for its customers across the global energy and related sectors.Employing around 36,000 people in more than 55 countries and with 2015 revenues of £5.5 billion, the company operates across the oil and gas industry – from production through to refining, processing and distribution of derivative products... – and in the mining, clean energy, power generation, pharma, environment and infrastructure markets. Amec Foster Wheeler offers full life-cycle services to offshore and onshore oil and gas projects (conventional and unconventional, upstream, midstream and downstream) for greenfield, brownfield and asset support projects, plus leading refining technology. Amec Foster Wheeler shares are publicly traded on the London Stock Exchange and its American Depositary Shares are traded on the New York Stock Exchange. Both trade under the ticker AMFW.